Information for Carlina acanthifolia

Approximately 100.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.

Carlina acanthifolia - 1  packet for 7 Euros
Carlina acanthifolia - 1  gram for 13 Euros
Carlina acanthifolia - 10  gram for 64 Euros
Carlina acanthifolia - 100  gram for 396 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 28386
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:5
Type of plant - perennial
Flower: YELLOW phyllaries, PURPLE fls. to 20cm. dia.
Foliage: ovate, to 30x15cm., diss.
Height in meters: stemless

Common names for Carlina acanthifolia: Acanthus Leaved Thistle,  Cardabelle,  Carlina Cynara,  Chardon Soleil,  Chardon soleil,  Weather Thistle, 

Carlina acanthifolia is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
19:   Everlasting and Dried Flower Seeds Australian and Other
36:   Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
44:   Cut flowers Commercial and other Recommended Varieties
74:   West Asian Native and Introduced Plants
78:   South Eastern European Native and Introduced Plants
161:   Edible Flowers
185:   Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke
246:  Asteraceae
708:  Compositae
952:   Wholesale Selection

Germination guide
Carlina acanthifolia seeds will usually germinate in 30-60 days. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Carlina acanthifolia seeds on the surface of a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 15C.

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